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Premium white performance

The Dekalb White is efficient, docile, and capable of laying up to 500 eggs. As the industry transitions from a cage systems to cage free and pasture run systems, the Dekalb White is ideal for this ongoing evolution.

Adaptable and docile, the Dekalb White is the right choice for extended production cycles, superb persistency, and it thrives in alternative housing systems. The Dekalb’s high number of first quality eggs are suitable for table egg or processing purposes. And because of its good temperament, management under today’s welfare standards is easy. 

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The Dekalb White today

  • Highly productive & excellent feed conversion
  • Outstanding livability and good behavior
  • Successful in every housing system
  • Great persistency
  • Superb shell quality

Cage systems

Laying period 18-100 weeks
Livability 94 %
Age at 50% production 141 days
Peak of production 96 %
Average egg weight 63.0 g
Eggs hen housed 477
Egg mass hen housed 30.0 kg
Laying period 18-100 weeks
Average feed intake 108 g/day
Cum feed conversion rate 2.04 kg/kg
Body weight 1727 g
Shell strength 4200 g/cm2
Haugh units 83


Dekalb White in alternative housing systems

Docile behavior and excellent livability allows the Dekalb White to adapt easily to a variety of environments and housing systems.

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Dekalb Parent Stock

Dekalb White Parent Stock chickens layers

Dekalb Parent Stock offers excellent persistency and docile behavior. Products at the parent stock level are bred for an extended laying cycle, giving clients the best value while increasing efficiency.

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